The Rocky Mountain Sustainability and Science Network Summer Academy is a one-week program (May 16-26, 2013) at the Murie Center that provides intensive leadership training on global sustainability to undergraduate students. The Academy will expose you to researchers and faculty working on issues related to science, sustainability and leadership in the beautiful settings of Grand Teton and Yellowstone National Parks. In addition you will learn about environmental and cultural sustainability in the field while learning about science and inquiry. Successful applicants are interested in sustainability or science as a career.
To be eligible, students must be full-time, degree-seeking undergraduates with career or personal interests related to climate change, natural or cultural resource management, environmental science, or sustainable development. You should be ready to immerse yourself in a week of intense training and reflection that includes working in teams with other students, exploring Grand Teton and Yellowstone National Parks and being challenged with new experiences. Upon completion, you will receive a Certificate in Global Leadership and Environmental Sustainability and you will be inducted as a Rocky Mountain Sustainability and Science Network Fellow.
Application Deadline is March 15.
Selected applicants will be notified by March 25 2013.
Questions? Contact Sara Sprong at sara.sprong@ucdenver